UCLA coach Ben Howland watched the game tape three or four times the weekend after his team’s loss at Stanford earlier this season. Then, this Monday, he said he’d already picked up the tape for a couple more viewings in preparation for tonight’s rematch at Pauley Pavilion.

There is no doubt that the Bruins’ skipper is a film junkie ““ devouring film comes with the job description ““ but mostly he does it because he wants to keep those mistakes in celluloid and out of his conscience.

For this particular performance, however, you didn’t need to hit the rewind button much to find the culprit.